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3/23/2021
BlueSnap M6A enables wireless connectivity for iOS (iPad, iPhone, iPod Touch), Android tablets & phones, Windows 10 Tablets & computers, MacOS devices, to connect Abbott CHOLESTECH LDX. Use the CHOLESTECH LDX LDX RS-232 Cable RJ12 to DB9-Female and plug in the BlueSnap M6A Male adapter. Use SDM (Serial Device Manager Libraries) to make native apps, or use Xamarin, React Native, Ionic/Cordova app development platform, contact serialio.com for details.
3/3/2021
idChamp DX1 durable, waterproof, wireless livestock and pet RFID reader/writer works with iOS, Android, Windows10, MacOS. Post RFID reads directly to cursor location on any app. Scripting possible for some platforms. Works with iPhone 6, iPhone 7, iPhone 8, iPhone X, iPhone 11, iPhone 12, iPhone 13, iPhone 14, iPhone 15,...  
2/26/2021
Connect Ohaus Ranger 3000 scale to macOS devices like MacBookPro, Mac Mini, Mac Server, iMac, using BlueSnap M6A wireless serial dongle. BlueSnap dongle connects to Ranger scale's RS-232 port, with a wireless connection to MBP. SerialMagic Scripts (SMS) app connects MBP to the scale, SMS has shortcut defined to send get weight command, the weight is posted as keystrokes to any application that has keyboard focus, in this video OpenOffice Calc. SerialMagic Scripts (SMS) can connect multiple wireless Bluetooth and cabled devices simultaneously. In this example the scanfob® Ultra-BB2e reader…
2/23/2021
Wireless enable Ohaus Defender 3000 scale's RS-232 port with BlueSnap M6A. Example video below shows Android Galaxy S6 Lite tablet posting weight readings from Defender 3000 scale via wireless connection. Tap SerialMagic Keys COMMAND KEY to post weight as keystrokes to cursor location on any Android app, this example shows posting weight to cursor location with iScanBrowser app and Android browser. iScanBrowser has powerful Web Form Rules (WFR) technology that post weights, measurements, RFID-NFC readings, barcode scans, and more, directly to the webpage and desired field without…
2/15/2021
Connect Ohaus Defender 3000 scale wirelessly to iOS devices: iPhone, iPad, iPod-Touch using BlueSnap RS-232 serial dongle with DB9 connector. BlueSnap M6A dongle plugs to Ohaus scale RS-232 port, iPhone11 (iPhone12, iPhone13, iPhone14...) makes wireless connection to BlueSnap dongle with the SerialMagic Keys app. Weight is posted as keystrokes to any application that has keyboard focus. Press scale print button or tap the SerialMagic trigger key on iPhone/iPad/iPodTouch This example uses FileMaker Go app. Item is put on scale, trigger weight reading,…
2/8/2021
Connect Ohaus Ranger 3000 scale to iOS devices like iPhone, iPad, iPod-Touch using BlueSnap M6A wirelessly serial dongle. BlueSnap dongle connects to scale RS-232 port, with wireless connection to iPhone11. SerialMagic Keys app connects iPhone (iOS) to the scale, weight posted as keystrokes to any application that has keyboard focus. This example uses FileMaker Go app. Item is put on scale, press print button, weight posted via wireless connection to FileMaker app.  Works for ALL apps that take keyboard input, with Serial Device Manager (SDM) libraries, connect with…
2/8/2021
How to read RFID-NFC access control badges, tags, chips with iPod Touch Read low-frequency (LF) and high-frequency (HF) access control badges with wireless connection to iPod-Touch using the idChamp® brand NF4x RFID-NFC wireless badge reader. Read HITAG1, HITAG2, PROX, ioPROX, Indala, FeliCa, SecuraKey, Tag-It ISO-14443A, ISO-14443B, ISO-15693, CASI-RUSCO, ReadyKey, AWID, Dimpna, Cotag, Corbin Russwin, Deister, DIGITAG, EM 410x (4100, 4102, 4105, 4200), NDEF data, and more. …
2/5/2021
The wireless BlueSnap DEX M6A adapter provides unmatched mobile DEX exchange sessions using iOS, Android, and more. This video uses iPod Touch device to perform wireless DEX exchange session. Also other iOS device like iPhone, iPad, and use Android phones, and tablets.
1/26/2021
How do you know the read distance of the iPhone built-in RFID-NFC reader? Will a small NFC tag give the required distance? How big do you need to have an NFC inlay-tag to get a long read distance? This video uses iPhone 11, the same results will correlate with iPhone 12, and iPhone 13, iPhone 14, iPhone 15, etc. The iPhone built-in RFID-NFC distance between the iPhone and varies based on Inlay/Tag antenna size Round and square antenna shapes are both produce the same correlation: large NFC/antenna/tag size means longer read distance. All NFC inlays in the video are NXP NTAG213 chips,…
1/24/2021
Suppose you have LOTS of Bluetooth devices (say 30, 70, 100+) paired to a device. How can this happen? When testing devices during production, this can easily happen. Doing tap gear icon, and tap Unpair hundreds of times, is really not a productive use of time. yACK BLE Android app provides a tool to unpair ALL Bluetooth device pairings in ONE step. Tap SELECT DEVICE, tap upper-right menu, tap "Unpair all devices". This displays all the currently paired Bluetooth…